Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 61 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -12
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 17 18 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.10% 1.81% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.56% 8.53% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 4
Median daily rate £410 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.45% +29.41% -16.67%
10th Percentile £353 £356 £343
90th Percentile £575 £625 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £514 £425
% change year-on-year -17.27% +20.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.00

PostgreSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 161 211 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.85% 21.18% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 129 110
Median daily rate £450 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.92% +5.33%
10th Percentile £351 £344 £309
90th Percentile £588 £625 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £22.36 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.52% -38.32%
Median hourly rate £21.29 £26.18 £24.00
% change year-on-year -18.70% +9.08% -23.14%

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 17 £410 -25.45% 10
PostgreSQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 12 (70.59%) Docker
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) AWS
3 8 (47.06%) Node.js
3 8 (47.06%) MySQL
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) New Relic
4 7 (41.18%) Vagrant
4 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
4 7 (41.18%) Kubernetes
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) webpack
4 7 (41.18%) Terraform
4 7 (41.18%) GraphQL
4 7 (41.18%) Mocha
4 7 (41.18%) Sass
4 7 (41.18%) Express
4 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 7 (41.18%) nginx
4 7 (41.18%) Selenium
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) Travis CI
5 6 (35.29%) BigQuery
5 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (35.29%) Loggly
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) React

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) nginx
2 6 (35.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Loggly
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (17.65%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (17.65%) GCP
3 3 (17.65%) Serverless
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 6 (35.29%) BigQuery
3 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (17.65%) Snowflake Schema
4 3 (17.65%) Star Schema
5 2 (11.76%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Mocha
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) Vagrant
1 7 (41.18%) webpack
2 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Travis CI
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Node.js Developer
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
4 3 (17.65%) React Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Python Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
2 7 (41.18%) Express
2 7 (41.18%) GraphQL
2 7 (41.18%) Sass
3 5 (29.41%) React
4 2 (11.76%) Django
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Analytics
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) ETL
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Kubernetes
1 7 (41.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) New Relic
2 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Talend
3 2 (11.76%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) Perforce